Memorial War 1914-1918, French Heritage monument to Villers franqueux

Modern monument, avant-garde in its design, it is located on a public place, next to the Town Hall, in the most important crossroads of the village. Raised on a small wall, the monument is surrounded by a garden and surrounded by a fence. The land on which the monument stands was given to the town by Mr. Pierre Gaillard November 18, 1925. August 29, 1926, plans, projects, specifications and contracts are accepted by the municipality.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Memorial War 1914-1918
Crédit photo : (Memorial War 1914-1918, villers franqueux)


Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Memorial War 1914-1918, Modern monument, avant-garde in its design, it is located on a public place, next to the Town Hall, in the most important crossroads of the village. Raised on (...) Memorial War 1914-1918, French Heritage monument to Villers franqueux villers franqueux, marne

Location and general information

  • identifier : 82254
  • item : monument aux morts de la guerre 1914-1918
  • Location of the building :
    • Champagne-Ardenne
    • Marne
    • Villers-Franqueux
  • Address : place Gaillard Jean Pierre
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 51633
  • Zip code of the municipality : 51220
  • Order in the communal list : 1
  • Name of the building : The building is designated by the following 2 names :
    • monument
    • memorial
  • State :
    • current state of the monument : good condition

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 2 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 20th century
    • 2nd quarter 20th century
  • Investigation : 2001
  • Date taken into account : 2003/05/02

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 2 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • limestone
    • concrete
  • Roofing :
    • We do not have this information.
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • We do not have this information.
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • No information on the coverage of the place.
  • Floors :
    • any information about this construction.
  • Stairs :
    • No stairs mentioned on this construction.
  • Decoration of the building :
    • The decor consists of 'masonry'
  • Representation : 3 ornamental motifs have been identified
    • Military Cross
    • palm leaf
    • laurel
  • Typology :
    • No information about typology.
  • Plan :
    • We do not know the type of plan for this building.

Monument and history of the place

  • Elements protected MH (historical monument) :
    • Any particular element of the building is subject to protection in our database.
  • Constituent areas :
    • no information.
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.

Other

  • Other :
    • other Information : a croix de guerre is carved on the base and a palm of bronze Laurel is affixed to the pyramidal monument. property of the municipality
  • Author of the survey MH : Niess Alexandre
  • Mérimée reference : IA51000504

The complete official record is available at Conseil régional de Champagne-Ardenne - Service chargé de l'inventaire3, rue du Faubourg Saint-Antoine 51037 Châlons-en-Champagne - 03.26.70.36.81

Men involved in this construction

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Monument aux Morts Villers Franqueux

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